Throwing away Thanksgiving leftovers comes with a side of potent greenhouse gas emissions.
Food that ends up in landfills emits methane, a strong greenhouse gas.
Donald Trump could scrap the Obama administration’s plans to combat climate change once he takes office.
Renewable energy is expected to be the source of about 28 percent of the world’s electricity by 2021.
Wildfires take the spotlight this week on The Shum Show.
Removing carbon emissions from the atmosphere to prevent global warming is a fool’s game, scientists say.
Energy related carbon dioxide emissions hit their lowest point since 1991 during the first six months of 2016.
The legal challenge to the Clean Power Plan was argued in federal appeals court on Tuesday.
Legal challenges to the Clean Power Plan will be argued in a federal appeals court Tuesday.
Increasing heavy downpours, fueled by climate change, cause millions of gallons of sewage overflows nationwide.
Increases in heavy precipitation will threaten to worsen incidents of sewage overflows, especially in cities with aging sewage infrastructure.…
Carbon dioxide emissions from burning natural gas for electricity in the U.S. are set to surpass those from burning coal.
Tens of millions more Western residents are expected to suffer from sickening "smoke waves" as temperatures rise.
Hot weather can trigger high levels of air pollution that can have health consequences for millions of Americans.
As Zika spreads northward, scientists are beginning to understand how humans stoked the epidemic.
Scientists are calling for the Obama administration to ban coal development on federal public lands.
The risk of mosquito-borne diseases, like Zika, is becoming more prevalent as our mosquito season gets longer.
The EPA has declared jet engine exhaust a contributor to climate change that endangers public health.
June 2016 brings us to 14 months in a row of record-breaking heat for the globe, but that’s not all that’s popping this week in the weathe…
Scorching summer temperatures are exactly what we should expect in a warming world.